Preston P. Macy Papers 1916-1979 1928-1964


Preston P. Macy Papers, 1916-1979, 1928-1964

Preston P. Macy Papers 1916-1979 1928-1964

Naturalist and National Park Service administrator.

4 cubic ft.; 4 boxes


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